The Never Ending Story // VA Claim

So far I was keeping all the anger to myself, but it is finally time to speak up about how the VA is treating my man. M served the US Army for 18 years, went to Iraq 5 times. Got injured, suffers from PTSD, has a messed up back, bad rash caused by the stuff he was working with, and several other medical conditions. ...more

Relocation: The Pet Edition // Coco's Trip Across The Big Pond

The most heartbreaking part of the relocation so far was getting our beloved Coco cat to the USA. There is a lot to keep in mind when you are relocating your cat. In our case that meant from Germany to the USA. Here is a list of what we did: Call the airline to make sure you can take the cat! ...more

Relocating: Things I will definitely NOT miss about Germany

Howdy and happy Friday!  The weekend is finally here. Oh and if you guys don't know what to do: come on over and help me getting this house in order, so I won't have to be ashamed tomorrow while showing the people who want to move in around! The Realtor called in sick, so I will have to do it.... Ugh. ...more
Grapefruitprincess slsandlin I totally understand its a special place!  I had a hand held basket ...more

Let your Kids be Your Coaches

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Love this!! Great advice!more

Feeling stupid and moving books

Howdy there! TGIF. Seriously! This week was so long! And so stressful! At least someone else's week was worse than mine: ...more

Easy Banana Bread Recipe!

DIY // Grape Jelly

I´ve recieved tons of e-mails after my "Peanut Butter Jelly Time" post, asking on how I made the grape jelly. It´s really easy! So here goes a little tutorial!...more

I´m a proud aunty!

My little nephew Luis, who just turned 4 a couple of weeks ago, learned how to ride a bike! And he has a kick-ass bike! (Mommy's and daddy's birthday present)...more
Congrats to Luis!  I understand the proud aunt feeling.  I have 10 nieces and nephews and they ...more

Cold Cucumber Soup

This is what I had for dinner tonight - M was at class so I took the chance to make something I really like for dinner. Plus something healthy. Veggie. You name it. Chick food! ;o)...more